The Premier League injury table: Aston Villa have the most absentees after five matches

Here is the current Premier League injury table after five league matches.

INJURY: Liverpool's Harvey Elliott in pain after fracturing and dislocating his ankle at Elland RoadINJURY: Liverpool's Harvey Elliott in pain after fracturing and dislocating his ankle at Elland Road
INJURY: Liverpool's Harvey Elliott in pain after fracturing and dislocating his ankle at Elland Road

We are only five matches into the 2021/22 Premier League campaign and have already seen a host of players miss out due to injuries - including a potential season ending injury for Liverpool’s Harvey Elliott.

Every team in the top tier has at least two players out apart from West Ham (1), however the Hammers are also currently missing Michail Antonio due to suspension.

Aston Villa currently have the most absentees in the league (8).

Here is a list of all the current injuries each team has after five matches...


Mohamed Elneny (thigh) - Potential Return Date: 26/09/2021

Kieran Tierney (thigh) - No Return Date

Aston Villa

Carney Chukwuemeka (groin) - Potential Return Date: 22/09/2021

Jaden Philogene-Bidace (ankle/foot) - Potential Return Date: 22/09/2021

Mahmoud Ibrahim Hassan (knee) - No Return Date

Keinan Davis (knee) - No Return Date

John McGinn (head/face) - No Return Date

Leon Bailey (thigh) - No Return Date

Matty Cash (knock) - No Return Date

Matt Target - (abductor) - No Return Date


Mads Sorensen (knee) - No Return Date

Joshua Dasilva (hip) - No Return Date

Brighton & Hove Albion

Adam Webster (thigh) - Potential Return Date: 16/10/2021

Yves Bissouma (knee) - Potential Return Date: 27/09/2021

Jurgen Locadia (match fitness) - No Return Date

Pascal Gross (coronavirus) - No Return Date


Josh Brownhill (knock) - Potential Return Date: 21/09/2021

Dale Stephens (ankle/foot) - No Return Date

Kevin Long (calf/shin/heel) - No Return Date


Christian Pulisic (ankle/foot) - Potential Return Date: 25/09/2021

Edouard Mendy (groin/hip) - No Return Date

Crystal Palace

Jeffrey Schlupp (thigh) - Potential Return Date: 27/09/2021

Eberechi Eze (achilles) - No Return Date

Nathan Ferguson (achilles) - No Return Date


Richarlison (knee) - Potential Return Date: 17/10/2021

Jordan Pickford (shoulder) - Potential Return Date: 17/10/2021

Seamus Coleman (thigh) - Potential Return Date: 17/10/2021

Jean-Philippe Gbamin (thigh) - Potential Return Date: 25/09/2021

Fabian Delph (shoulder) - No Return Date

Dominic Calvert-Lewin (thigh) - No Return Date

Leeds United

Patrick Bamford (ankle) - Potential Return Date: 25/09/2021

Robin Koch (groin/hip) - No Return Date

Diego Llorente (muscular) - No Return Date

Jack Harrison (coronavirus) - No Return Date

Luke Ayling (knee) - No Return Date

Raphinha (hip) - No Return Date

Leicester City

James Justin (knee) - No Return Date

Jonny Evans (ankle) - No Return Date

Wesley Fofana (ankle) - No Return Date


Roberto Firmino (thigh) - Potential Return Date: 25/09/2021

Trent Alexander-Arnold (illness) - Potential Return Date: 25/09/2021

Neco Williams (ankle) - No Return Date

Harvey Elliott (ankle) - No Return Date

Thiago Alcantara (calf) - No Return Date

Manchester City

Zack Steffen (coronavirus) - No Return Date

John Stones (muscular) - No Return Date

Aymeric Laporte (abductor) - No Return Date

Rodri (knock) - No Return Date

Oleksandr Zinchenko (knock) - No Return Date

Ilkay Gundogan (knock) - No Return Date

Marcus Rashford (shoulder) - Potential Return Date: 16/10/2021

Amad Diallo (thigh) - Potential Return Date: 16/10/2021

Edison Cavani (knock) - Potential Return Date: 22/09/2021

Alex Telles (ankle) - Potential Return Date: 22/09/2021

Phil Jones (match fitness) - No Return Date

Martin Dubravka (ankle) - Potential Return Date: 17/10/2021

Jonjo Shelvey (calf) - Potential Return Date: 25/09/2021

Callum Wilson (thigh) - No Return Date

Paul Dummett (calf) - No Return Date

Freddie Woodman (knock) - No Return Date

Norwich City

Przemyslaw Placheta (coronavirus) - Potential Return Date: 16/10/2021

Christoph Zimmerman (ankle) - Potential Return Date: 02/10/2021

Todd Cantwell (personal reasons) - Potential Return Date: 25/09/2021

Sam Byram (thigh) - No Return Date


Stuart Armstrong (calf) - Potential Return Date: 02/10/2021

Theo Walcott (muscular) - Potential Return Date: 26/09/2021

Jack Stephens (knee) - No Return Date

Will Smallbone (knee) - No Return Date

Tottenham Hotspur

Steven Bergwijn (ankle) - Potential Return Date: 26/09/2021

Ryan Sessegnon (knock) - No Return Date

Lucas Moura (ankle) - No Return Date


Kiko Femenia (abductor) - Potential Return Date: 25/09/2021

Joao Pedro (knee) - Potential Return Date: 25/09/2021

West Ham

Winston Reid (knee) - No Return Date

Wolverhampton Wanderers

Jonny (knee) - No Return Date

Pedro Neto (knee) - No Return Date

Hugo Bueno (hamstring) - No Return Date